November 14, 2012
Northridgeís Lev-Ari player of the week
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - Sophomore forward Sagi Lev-Ari of Cal State Northridge has earned the final Disney Soccer/NSCAA Player of the Week award of the 2012 season.
A native of Haifa, Israel, Lev-Ari scored two game-winning goals to lead the Matadors to the Big West Menís Soccer Tournament title. The championship was CSUNís first tournament championship in the programís history of being a varsity sport.
In the 2-0 win against Cal Poly in the semifinal round, he finished off a cross from teammate Edwin Rivas for a goal in the 60thminute. Then in the final game against UC Davis, Lev-Ari put up the lone goal of the match in the 16th minute.
Lev-Ariís efforts earned him Big West Tournament MVP honors.